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Protests in the long term: How is a lasting legacy cemented?

NEW YORK — What sort of staying power does it take for a protest movement to be judged a success? This year, without a centralized team of senior leaders, perhaps the largest protest movement in U.S.
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85

Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85

LOS ANGELES — Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to an indelible character actor who brought gruff charm, and sometimes menace, to a range of films that included “Cocoon,” “The Natural” and “The Firm,” has died. He was 85.
Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan recovers from coronavirus

Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan recovers from coronavirus

NEW DELHI — Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan was discharged from a Mumbai hospital on Sunday after undergoing three weeks of treatment for the coronavirus.
Debate begins for who's first in line for COVID-19 vaccine

Debate begins for who's first in line for COVID-19 vaccine

Who gets to be first in line for a COVID-19 vaccine? U.S. health authorities hope by late next month to have some draft guidance on how to ration initial doses, but it’s a vexing decision. “Not everybody’s going to like the answer,” Dr.
Screen Shot: NHL play returns with new-look television broadcasts

Screen Shot: NHL play returns with new-look television broadcasts

The NHL returned Saturday with new-look television broadcasts that included slick yet subtle changes, creating a fresh visual product that was noticeably different at times and downright quirky at others.

US Marshals put Fyre Festival merchandise up for auction

NEW YORK — More than three years after the highly publicized Fyre Festival famously fizzled out in the Bahamas, merchandise and other “minor assets” are up for sale — courtesy of the U.S. Marshals Service. In a release Thursday, the U.S.
'Rebuilding Paradise' looks at emotional toll of deadly fire

'Rebuilding Paradise' looks at emotional toll of deadly fire

SAN FRANCISCO — Almost two years since a wildfire swept through his mountain town and virtually wiped it out, Steve “Woody” Culleton got to put the final touches on his new home.
Financially struggling zoos could be latest pandemic victims

Financially struggling zoos could be latest pandemic victims

SAN FRANCISCO — Since the coronavirus pandemic began keeping visitors at home, the jaguars and chimpanzees at the Oakland Zoo have enjoyed the quiet, venturing out to areas of their exhibits they usually avoid.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC's “This Week" — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.; Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. ___ NBC's “Meet the Press” — Adm.
Lena Dunham says her body 'revolted' under COVID-19

Lena Dunham says her body 'revolted' under COVID-19

LOS ANGELES — Lena Dunham says her body “revolted” in a debilitating month-long struggle with COVID-19.